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May 25, 2017
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's weekly Export Sales Report, total known outstanding sales and accumulated exports of all classes of wheat for the 2016/17 marketing year, through May 18, 2017 were 28.4 million metric tons (MMT), 38 percent higher than last year's year-to-date total of 20.6 MMT and 9 percent ahead of the 5-year average pace.

Net sales of 201,900 metric tons (MT) for delivery in marketing year 2016/17 were down 19 percent from the previous week, but up 49 percent higher than the prior 4-week average. Sales were above trade expectations of 0 to 200,000 MT. Increases were primarily for Mexico (6,039 HRW, 113,426 SRW, 20 white), Venezuela (60,000 HRW), Japan (17,057 HRW, 29,458 HRS, 9,752 white), and Taiwan (16,485 HRW, 29,914 HRS, 6,323 white).

For 2017/18, net sales of 342,900 MT were reported primarily Mexico (162,653 HRW, 24,000 HRS, 45,000 SRW), Guatemala (17,000 HRW, 7,030 HRS, 1,500 SRW, 9,760 white, 2,400 durum), Unknown destinations (8,200 HRW, 21,800 HRS, -1,600 white), and South Korea (5,000 HRW, 6,000 HRS, 5,000 white). Sales were within trade expectations of 250,000 to 450,000 MT.

USDA forecasts 2016/17 U.S. wheat exports (including donations) to reach 28.2 MMT. Commitments to date (of wheat and wheat products) are 101 percent of total projected exports, behind the 5-year average of 104 percent.
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